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Alberts, Susan C., Robert F. Durden Distinguished Professor and Bass Fellow
(919) 884-8714

Behavorial ecology and ecological genetics of large mammals

Armaleo, Daniele, Associate Professor of the Practice Emeritus
(919) 660-7326

Developmental and molecular biology of symbiosis in lichens

Barber, Richard T., Harvey W. Smith Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biological Oceanography in the Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences
(252) 504-7578

Baugh, L. Ryan, Associate Professor and Affiliate of the Center for Genomic and Computational Biology
(919) 613-8179

Developmental genetics and genomics

Bejsovec, Amy, Associate Professor
(919) 613-8162

Genetic control of cell fate specification in Drosophila

Benfey, Philip N., Paul Kramer Distinguished Professor and Investigator, HHMI
(919) 357-1743

Plant Developmental Genetics and Genomics

Bernhardt, Emily S., James B. Duke Distinguished Professor
(919) 660-7318

ecosystem ecology and biogeochemistry

Boynton, John E, Professor Emeritus

Brandon, Robert N., Professor of Philosophy
(919) 660-3067

Broverman, Sherryl A., Professor of the Practice
(919) 668-0228

science literacy for non-majors; science education reform; the interaction of gender, education and global health

Bryan, Virginia S., Senior Research Scientist
(919) 660-7298

Systematics and Cytology; Bryophytes - Ephemeraceae

Buck, Dorothy E., Research Professor of Mathematics
(919) 660-2800

Cary, Rebecca, Instructor B
(919) 660-7442

Cechmanek, Paula B., Instructor B

Christensen, Norman L., Professor Emeritus in the Division of Environmental Sciences & Policy
(919) 613-8052

Ciocanel, Maria-Veronica, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
(919) 660-2800

Clark, James S., Nicholas Distinguished Professor of Environmental Science
(919) 613-8036


Coggins, Brian E., Assistant Research Professor of Biochemistry
(919) 684-7772

Crowder, Larry B., NSOE Professor and Professor of Biology
(252) 504-7637

Culberson, Chicita F, Senior Research Scientist
(919) 660-7300

Identification and chemistry of lichen products

Cunningham, Clifford W., Professor
(919) 660-7356

Evolution and biogeography of marine invertebrates

Dong, Ke, Professor
(919) 613-8155

Dong, Xinnian, Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor
(919) 613-8176

Plant-Microbe interactions

Donohue, Kathleen, Professor
(919) 684-6095

Evolutionary ecology and genetics of natural plant populations, genetic basis of adaptation, gene-environment interactions

Drea, Christine M., Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology
(919) 660-7367

Forward, Richard B., Professor Emeritus of Zoology
(252) 504-7610

Galef, Bennett G, Adjunct Professor
(919) 613-7372

Gibert, Jean P., Assistant Professor
(919) 660-7372

Goldberg, Amy, Assistant Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology

Grunwald, Ron, Senior Lecturer
(919) 660-7322

Membrane biochemistry

Haase, Steven B., Professor
(919) 613-8205

Control of cell cycle, DNA replication, and centrosome duplication in budding yeast

Haga, Susanne B, Associate Professor in Medicine
(919) 684-0325

Hartemink, Alexander J., Professor of Computer Science
(919) 660-6514

He, Sheng-Yang, Benjamin E. Powell Distinguished Professor
(919) 613-8155

Hill, Alison, Senior Lecturer
(919) 660-7349

Hoffmeister, Rachel, Instructor B

Holmer, Stephanie M, Instructor B
(919) 660-7442

Hunt, Dana E., Associate Professor of Microbial Ecology
(252) 504-7542

Isabella, Zoe K., Instructor B

Johnsen, Sonke, Professor
(919) 660-7321

Comparative physiology; focusing on vision, crypsis, optics, and bioluminescence in the open ocean

Johnson, Zackary, Associate Professor of Biological Oceanography and Marine Bi
(252) 504-7543

Kiehart, Daniel P., Professor
(919) 613-8157

Biophysical approaches to cellular, molecular and developmental biology

Kisirkoi, Grace, Instructor B

Klopfer, Peter H., Professor Emeritus
(919) 684-3991

animal behavior and behavioral ecology

Kornbluth, Sally A., Jo Rae Wright University Distinguished Professor
(919) 684-2631

Lacey, Elizabeth, Adjunct Professor
(336) 334-4955

Lee, Charlotte, Scholar In Residence
(919) 613-0995

Lutzoni, Francois M., Professor
(919) 660-7261

Evolution of symbiotic systems

Magwene, Paul M., Professor
(919) 613-8159

Evolutionary Genomics, Systems Biology, and Bioinformatics

Manos, Paul S., Jack H. Neely Professor
(919) 660-7358

Systematics and phylogeography of flowering plants

McClay, David R., Arthur S. Pearse Distinguished Professor
(919) 613-8188

Developmental Biology

McShea, Daniel W., Professor
(919) 225-8679

Hierarchy Theory, Macroevolution, Philosophy of Biology

Mercer, John M., Professor of the Practice
(919) 660-7354

Molecular evolution, Evolution, Mathematical biology, Morphometrics

Mitchell-Olds, Thomas, Newman Ivey White Distinguished Professor

Ecological and evolutionary genomics; Complex trait variation; Drought tolerance and food security

Morris, William F., Professor
(919) 525-4585

Population ecology, mutualism, plant-insect interations, life-history adaptations to stochastic environments, theoretical ecology, conservation ecology

Motten, Alexander, Associate Professor of the Practice Emeritus
(919) 684-2301

Evolutionary ecology, plant reproductive biology, biodiversity

Nicklas, R. Bruce, Arthur S. Pearse Distinguished Professor Emeritus
(919) 613-8196

Mitosis and evolution

Nijhout, H. Frederik, John Franklin Crowell Distinguished Professor
(919) 684-2793

Developmental physiology/development and evolution

Noor, Mohamed A., Professor and Bass Fellow
(919) 613-8156

Speciation and evolutionary genetics, recombination

Nowicki, Stephen, Professor and Bass Fellow
(919) 684-6950

Function, structure, and evolution of animal signaling systems

Onishi, Masayuki, Assistant Professor
(919) 613-7358

Ozdowski, Emily, Instructor
+1 919 684 5446

Patek, Sheila N, Mrs. Alexander Hehmeyer Professor
(919) 613-8306

Pei, Zhen-Ming, Associate Professor
(919) 613-8152

Plant Sensory Signal Transduction

Perera, Nadeesha S, Instructor B

Perz, Alyssa, Lecturer
(919) 684-9367

Poss, Kenneth D., James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of Cell Biology
(919) 681-8457

Pryer, Kathleen M., Professor

Evolutionary biology of early land plants

Rausher, Mark D., John Carlisle Kilgo Distinguished Professor
(919) 684-2295

Evolutionary Genetics and Molecular Evolution

Reid, Chantal D., Emerita Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Division of Environmental Sciences and Policy
(919) 660-7378

Physiological ecology and global change

Reynolds, James F., Professor Emeritus
(919) 660-7404

Land degradation in arid and semiarid rangelands; Experimental and modeling studies of effects of elevated CO2 and rainfall variability on dryland ecosystems

Reynolds, Julie, Associate Professor of the Practice
(919) 681-6899

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Science Literacy and Civic Engagement, Writing-to-learn pedagogies

Rittschof, Daniel, Norman L. Christensen Distinguished Professor of Environmental Sciences
(252) 504-7634

Rosenberg, Alexander, R. Taylor Cole Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
(919) 660-3047

Roth, V. Louise, Professor
(919) 660-7352

Morphological and molecular evolution in mammals: size, shape, and ontogeny

Royal, Charmaine D., Robert O. Keohane Professor
(919) 668-6515

Schmid, Amy K., Associate Professor
(919) 613-4464

Systems biology of archaea: understanding regulatory network responses to environmental extremes

Schmidt, Christoph F., Hertha Sponer Distinguished Professor of Physics
(919) 660-2708

Searles, Richard B., Professor Emeritus of Botany
(919) 660-7336

Seaweed flora of the Southeastern US and the Caribbean.

Shaw, A. Jonathan, Professor
(919) 660-7344

Evolution and diversity of bryophytes

Sherwood, David R., Jerry G. and Patricia Crawford Hubbard Professor
(919) 613-8192

Understanding morphogenetic mechanisms in development

Sherwood, Nina T., Associate Professor of the Practice

Functions of spastin and other microtubule severing proteins in the nervous system; Drosophila models of human disease

Shreve, Christopher F, Instructor B
(919) 368-6167

Siedow, James N., Professor Emeritus
(919) 684-5445

Function and regulation of plant respiratory pathways

Silva, Gustavo M., Assistant Professor
(919) 684-8442

Smith, Kathleen K., Professor Emerita
(919) 684-3402

Functional morphology and evolution of vertebrates; craniofacial development, evolutionary morphology

Spana, Eric P., Associate Professor of the Practice
(919) 613-8208

Staddon, John E., James B. Duke Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Neuroscience
(919) 493-4398

Strader, Lucia C., Associate Professor
(919) 660-0335

Strain, Boyd R., Professor Emeritus
(919) 384-2051

Sun, Tai-ping, Professor
(919) 613-8166

Mechanisms of phytohormone controlled growth and development

Terborgh, John W., James B. Duke Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Environmental Sciences
(919) 490-9081

Tucker, Vance A., Professor Emeritus of Zoology
(919) 684-3484

Tung, Jenny, Associate Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology
(919) 668-4912

Uyenoyama, Marcy K., Professor
(919) 660-7350

Population genetics, molecular evolution

Vilgalys, Rytas J., Professor
(919) 660-7361

Phylogenetic systematics and molecular evolution in fungi

Volkan, Pelin C., Associate Professor
(919) 684-1150

Genetic Regulation of Olfactory Circuit Assembly and Remodeling in Drosophila

Wainwright, Stephen A., James B. Duke Professor Emeritus

Biomechanics; Design in organisms and engineering

Wernegreen, Jennifer J., Lee Hill Snowdon Associate Professor
(919) 681-0331

White, Richard A., University Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Botany
(919) 660-7305

Comparative anatomy of vascular plants

Wilbur, Robert L., Professor Emeritus
(919) 660-7317

Systematics of vascular plants

Willard, Huntington F., Adjunct Professor
(919) 668-4477

Genome biology, human genetics and genomics, epigenetics

Willis, John H., Professor
(919) 660-7340

Evolutionary genetics in natural plant populations

Wilson, William G., Associate Professor
(919) 451-6688

Wray, Gregory A., Professor
(919) 684-6696

Evolution of gene networks and developmental mechanisms

Wright, Justin P., Professor
(646) 825-1275

Community, Landscape and Ecosystem Ecology

Yoder, Anne D., Braxton Craven Distinguished Professor of Evolutionary Biology
(919) 660-7275

Phylogeny and evolution of mammals, ; conservation genetics; historical biogeography and biodiversity of Madagascar